Ron DeSantis makes ‘Day One’ pledge to remove DEI, preferred pronouns from military

If elected President, Gov. Ron DeSantis is promising to excise “nonsense” from the military.

During an interview on Good Morning Orlando, the new Republican candidate for President spotlighted diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives and one problematic part of speech for instant removal.

“I think it’s been politicized. I think you have a focus on things like DEI. A focus on things like gender pronouns. And that’s diverting from the core mission, and the core mission is really what attracts people to the military. So recruiting is suffering, people are leaving the service,” DeSantis said.

“One of the things I’ll do as

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